Shameful stat lays bare child safety crisis

premium_icon Shameful stat lays bare child safety crisis

It’s the stark figure that sheds a light of shame on Queensland’s child safety...

Morning chill sets in as temp dips below July average

premium_icon Morning chill sets in as temp dips below July average

Bureau of Meteorology forecast another cool morning for Bundaberg.

‘Hearts hurting’: Tributes flow for shark attack victim

premium_icon ‘Hearts hurting’: Tributes flow for shark attack victim

The grieving widow of a man mauled by a shark off Fraser Island yesterday has...

Fraser Island's fatal shark attack victim identified

premium_icon Fraser Island's fatal shark attack victim identified

Paramedics performed CPR for more than an hour

Letters To The Editor

    The cost to society of corporal punishment

    premium_icon The cost to society of corporal punishment

    “As you read this and across Australia, the misuse of power and control by parents...

    Remove the restrictions on business and open the borders

    Remove the restrictions on business and open the borders

    How Covid-19 restrictions are impacting local businesses.

    Cheesed off: Letter writers weigh in on Coon debate

    premium_icon Cheesed off: Letter writers weigh in on Coon debate

    Send your letters to the editorial@news-mail.com.au

    'If politicians don't want protests show Black Lives Matter'

    premium_icon 'If politicians don't want protests show Black Lives Matter'

    An open letter to Senator Mathias Cormann.

    Opinion

      Final nail in the coffin: Seibold must go

      premium_icon Final nail in the coffin: Seibold must go

      Anthony Seibold is surely a dead-man walking. Based on this latest debacle he must...

      Escalating problem Bundy residents are losing sleep over

      premium_icon Escalating problem Bundy residents are losing sleep over

      Member for Bundaberg David Batt discusses the issue he’s been working with police...

      Early release of super scheme signals financial pain

      premium_icon Early release of super scheme signals financial pain

      Many Australians face economic pain, writes Sophie Elsworth

      Can the wedding dance ban work?

      premium_icon Can the wedding dance ban work?

      You’re not allowed to dance at weddings, writes Jessica Marszalek.

      Local Business News

        Bundy drivers given 760,000 reasons to check car

        premium_icon Bundy drivers given 760,000 reasons to check car

        Why you should make time to take a look under the bonnet of your car soon

        Rebuild and recover: Wide Bay communities urged to apply for grants

        premium_icon Rebuild and recover: Wide Bay communities urged to apply for...

        Two organisations hope to allocate funds to regional and rural communities who...

        Labor candidate weighs in on voluntary assisted dying debate

        premium_icon Labor candidate weighs in on voluntary assisted dying debate

        Tom Smith hosted a meeting with Dying With Dignity members

        Round of appl-aws for local foundation raising funds for appeal

        premium_icon Round of appl-aws for local foundation raising funds for...

        Can you help? With the assistance of other organisations, Bundaberg residents are...

        Man allegedly tried to rape woman after beach walk

        premium_icon Man allegedly tried to rape woman after beach walk

        A woman has managed to escape from a man who she claims sexually assaulted her and...

        ‘SWIM PAST MY FEET’: Couple shares Fraser shark encounter

        premium_icon ‘SWIM PAST MY FEET’: Couple shares Fraser shark encounter

        Experiences with sharks shared after yesterday’s fatal attack

        Man with propeller injury flown to Townsville

        premium_icon Man with propeller injury flown to Townsville

        UPDATE: The man, in his 40s, was struck in the face by a propeller.

        Insurance giant slammed for ‘hypocrisy’ over coal project

        premium_icon Insurance giant slammed for ‘hypocrisy’ over coal project

        One of the world’s biggest insurance giants was pilloried this week for what...

        Victoria records 74 new cases

        Victoria records 74 new cases

        Victoria has recorded 74 new coronavirus cases overnight as community transmissions...

        Drastic China move Victoria must consider

        Drastic China move Victoria must consider

        The spread of COVID-10 among families in Victoria has become a huge problem and an...

        Co-stars don’t understand viewer backlash

        Co-stars don’t understand viewer backlash

        Another MasterChef contestant has spoken out in defence of Laura Sharrad who has...

        Mathias Cormann confirms he will quit parliament

        premium_icon Mathias Cormann confirms he will quit parliament

        Finance Minister Mathias Cormann has confirmed he will leave parliament later this...

        Kanye West: ‘I am running for president’

        Kanye West: ‘I am running for president’

        Rapper and songwriter Kanye West has abruptly declared he is running for president...

        Library books microwaved to kill COVID-19

        Library books microwaved to kill COVID-19

        Americans try microwaving library books amid coronavirus fears

        Trump’s July 4 celebrations ‘descending into chaos’

        Trump’s July 4 celebrations ‘descending into chaos’

        Trump celebration ‘descends into chaos’

        ‘Super Saturday’: Massive pub blitz

        ‘Super Saturday’: Massive pub blitz

        Massive rush to London pubs as restrictions drop

        Banana farmer goes viral with TikTok technique

        premium_icon Banana farmer goes viral with TikTok technique

        Innisfail banana farmer’s banana chopping TikTok vid racks up over 35m views

        ‘Hectic’: Horrific aftermath of NRL injury

        ‘Hectic’: Horrific aftermath of NRL injury

        Raiders forward Sia Soliola shares horrific X-ray as head clash could end season

        The Townsville bub taking Instagram by storm

        premium_icon The Townsville bub taking Instagram by storm

        Meet stylish Townsville tot Anabela Kay taking on Instagram

        Claims of yowie sighting on Southern Downs

        premium_icon Claims of yowie sighting on Southern Downs

        Brothers' disturbing reports of large figure